Tag: DIY skincare

Skincare Benefits Of Honey

Skincare Benefits Of Honey

Honey’s amazing health benefits are already known and appreciated worldwide. But, did you know honey works wonders for your skin, too? Honey with it’s antibacterial, antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties can do so much in improving the appearance of your skin….

GUEST BLOG: 3 Obscure Ways to Use Activated Charcoal For Your Body

GUEST BLOG: 3 Obscure Ways to Use Activated Charcoal For Your Body

While activated charcoal may not have the intense cult following that beloved coconut oil does, it is definitely gaining in popularity and use. It’s a favorite ingredient in so many natural beauty products because it’s so effective and safe. It’s…

Guest Post: 4 Homemade Mango Face Masks For Beautiful Skin

Guest Post: 4 Homemade Mango Face Masks For Beautiful Skin

Use some of your mango supplies for a lovely DIY face mask!

GUEST BLOG: Honey’s Beauty Secrets Revealed

GUEST BLOG: Honey’s Beauty Secrets Revealed

Honey’s amazing health benefits are celebrated worldwide. But did you know that it can also do wonders for you, beauty-wise?

GUEST POST: Home Spa Hacks

GUEST POST: Home Spa Hacks

Sometimes we all need a bit of pampering, but if you don’t have time to book an urgent spa appointment, you can still achieve health and beauty benefits by trying some spa hacks at home.

Parts of your body you’re not including in your skincare

Parts of your body you’re not including in your skincare

We all have our skincare routines. While being aware that skin health is important, we do everything to cover every aspect of it. But it’s not easy – there’s weather, humidity, UV rays, aging signs – who wouldn’t be overwhelmed…

Get The Spa At Home This Fall

Keats ode to the season of fall speaks of ripeness and apples and the goodness of nature’s seasonal bounty that fall brings along with it. Nature showcases its best before the cold, dry, winter, and it’s this nature’s bounty that does wonders for our skin – right before the winter skin woes. It’s the perfect time to luxuriate in a homemade spa! Peek into your pantry to pamper yourself from head to toe. Here are 3 simple DIY home spas to revel in!

Do You Know This DIY Skin Angel?

Papayas! Starting with a super beta-carotene kick, this ‘angel fruit’ is choc-a-bloc with phytochemicals and enzymes, alpha and beta hydroxy acids, Vitamin A and C, and Potassium. This fruit helps in healing dry flaky skin, boosts collagen production and even moisturizes your skin.The papaya’s secret ingredient papain, is an enzyme with anti-inflammatory properties that lightens the skin, fades blemishes and scars. It’s a gentle exfoliator as it dissolves inactive protein and dead cells on the top layer of your skin.
Call it papaya, pawpaw, papaw, papita or pepe- this fruit is an angel for your skin.

3 DIY Masks For The Summer Season

Its summer and your skin craves for a holiday from the scorching sun! Your skin needs to feel alive, rejuvenated, clear and happy!
How about treating your skin to the season’s freshest and coolest produce, whipped up in these DIY summer face masks?

12 Effective Dry Skin Treatments You Can Do At Home

12 Effective Dry Skin Treatments You Can Do At Home- Milk, Oil, Banana, Avocado, Glycerin to your skin’s rescue.

Ever Thought Of Roses To Get Beautiful!

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner with hearts entwined and roses in full bloom. Take some time out for yourself, get creative and show your skin some real love with these great DIY rose treatments.

3 Beauty Masks To Try This Weekend

As the weekend nears, all you pretty ladies start planning your beauty appointments. While you spend the weekend pampering your skin and getting your purses considerably lighter by paying anywhere between $50-100 for a facial spa, check out these DIY, out-of-your-refrigerator, winter facial masks you can try out at home. These masks cost you less than a dollar!

Spice It Up With Pumpkins

Fall is the season of Orange, Red and Yellow……Fall is the season of Pumpkins! While you use pumpkin to prepare that delicious soup, do not throw the remains. Instead put them to a better use that will leave your skin soft and supple.

5 Ways to Use Vinegar in Your Skincare Routine

Here are five ways you can incorporate the miracle liquid, vinegar into your skincare routine.

6 DIY Vegetable Aisle Facials

6 DIY Vegetable Aisle Facials

6 Vegetable Aisle Facials That Are All Goodness And Pocket Friendly Too. Go To The Farmer’s Market With Guest Blogger Roxanne!

Playing Footsie – 5 Foot Soaks That Work

Playing Footsie – 5 Foot Soaks That Work

Did you flaunt your feet to the sun, sand, water and surf this summer? All the summer fun and elemental exposure has left your feet yearning for love and affection. Why not incorporate a little TLC for your feet by pampering them with ‘spa style’ foot soaks. Here are five amazing foot soaks that will keep your peds happy and relaxed sending relief soaring through your body

5 FRUIT-ful Benefits For Your Skin

Guest blogger, Toscha of BLACKSwan beauty blog writes for mySkin! She quotes, “The last few months I’ve held a “cooking” class for tweens. Instead of filling our bellies, we are ‘feeding our skin’ with some pretty amazing remedies from Gena Surphlis, creator of COOKING COSMETIC.” Read on.

DIY Skincare – How To Make Your Sunscreen

The sunscreen has perhaps become one of our most important beauty requirements. Not only does it save you from that bad burn but helps immensely in keeping signs of aging such as dark spots, wrinkles and fine lines at bay. Regular sunscreen use is also imperative if you want to protect your skin from skin cancer. How about you forgetting that trip to the drugstore to pick up your sunscreen and make one right inside your kitchen?

12 Foods That Can Sit On Your Face

12 Foods That Can Sit On Your Face

Guess what! The foods that we eat can benefit the skin when applied directly too! You can puree them, cut them, mash them, whisk them, grate them and enjoy all their goodness. These foods can literally sit on your face 🙂

Mother’s Day DIY Gift: Lemon Green Tea Sugar Scrub

Mother’s Day DIY Gift: Lemon Green Tea Sugar Scrub

She’s a special woman- you’re Mother! Your source of inspiration, your role model, and your very first beauty expert has been your mother. How about gifting her the goodness of antioxidants, providing her the protection against sun damage, helping her skin cells rejuvenate and making her look younger this Mother’s day?